Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Drum / Wheeler-Sack U. S. Army Airfield (KGTB)

Lat: 44.05°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 679ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 26 Feb 11:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Drum / Wheeler-Sack U. S. Army Airfield NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 44 by 4am. Light southeast wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Low around 49. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 63. Breezy, with a south wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers before 8pm, then rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers after 9pm.  Low around 15. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 10 to 16 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 44 by 4am. Light southeast wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Low around 49. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 63. Breezy, with a south wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers before 8pm, then rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers after 9pm. Low around 15. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 10 to 16 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Drum / Wheeler-Sack U. S. Army Airfield NY
 44.05°N 75.75°W (Elev. 600 ft)
9:58 am EST Feb 26, 2024
12pm EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 3, 2024
 
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